Three Rats on a Stack of Rice Bales

俵に鼠三匹

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Shôtei Hokuju (Japanese, 1763–1824)


Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.9 x 18.6 cm (8 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9258

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink, color, and metallic pigment on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poems

Signed

Hokuju ga
北寿画

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection